Soul legend #RoyAyers gave us a peek at his #Harlem apt which once belonged to legendary author #JamesBaldwin. Watch the whole interview on #okayplayer where Ayers also reflects on having the most samples to appear in #HipHop hits (more than #JamesBrown even). (at Harlem World)
Y’all already know that rising UK soul star Daley is one of our Top 14 Artists To Watch for 2014…so when we caught up with the immaculately coiffed singer on one of his increasingly frequent stopovers in New York to record with, you know, Questlove or Pharrell or whoever, we had to hit him with “The Questions.”
Yasiin Bey (f/k/a Mos Def) will debut three new songs during a live internet broadcast from an undisclosed location in Africa. Watch tomorrow at 5:30PM EST only on Okayplayer!
Wyclef Jean was doing a rare run of intimate press conversations to support his historic appearance at Jamaica’s legendary clash-driven concert Sting over the holidays, we jumped at the chance to pick his brains on some burning questions. You know, “The Questions”
In case you missed it last year, check out the “A Very Okayplayer Christmas" mixtape by DJ Brainchild.
It might not be totally appropriate to have playing during Christmas dinner, but we guarantee it’ll be good for the drive over the river and through the woods to Grandma’s crib.
Full tracklist at OKP
Get a jump start on your Kwanzaa (12/26 - 1/1) celebration with Reggie Watts' Kwanzaa medley from this year's 7th Annual Okayplayer Holiday Jam!